History Writing

New Trends and Methodologies
By Nira Wickramasinghe
This book attempts in an introductory manner to chart the terrain of recent ventures in the historicizing enterprise such as New History Annals, Subaltern Studies and Postcolonialhistories in the hope that it will guide the student of history or the general reader should he/she feel the need to venture into new and exciting research areas. ...

Crisis Commentaries

Selected Political Writings of Mervyn De Silva
By E. Vijayalakshmi
Mervyn de Silva became one of few, sober voices of sanity in a country gone mad with hatred and violence. His death, a month before Dr. Neelan Tiruchelvam’s assassination and a year after Charles Abeyesekere’s death

Ceylon, R.I.P.

Selected Poems of Indran Amirthanayagam
Amirthanayagam is a past recipient of the New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship in poetry. He writes poetry in both English and Spanish. Indran is a member of the United States Foreign Service ...

Civil Society in Sri Lanka

New Circles of Power
By Nira Wickramasinghe
This book explores the various ways in which new international and transnational forces especially multilateral financial agencies humanitarian relief organizations, and northern NGOs – are shaping the developmental state in Sri Lanka. ...

Malaiyaha (Up-Country) Tamil Identity and Politics in The Twenty First Century

By Daniel Bass
ICES Lecture/Discussion Series - 2 ...

Nationalism and Self-Determination

By Michael Ignatieff
Neelan Tiruchelvam Millennium Lecture 2 ...

Human Rights Political Conflict & Compromise

By Ian Martin
Neelan Tiruchelvam Memorial Lecture ...

Transcending The Bitter Legacy

Selected Parliamentary Speeches: Neelan Tiruchelvam
By Lisa M. Kois
A compilation of Neelan Tiruchelvam’s Parliamentary speeches ...

Sometimes There Is No Blood

Domestic Violence and Rape in Rural Sri Lanka
By Ameena Hussein
The volume, which is based on extensive and comprehensive data gathered during research in rural Anuradhapura, Nuwara Eliya, Matara and Kandy, illustrates the widespread manifestations of violence against women in Sri Lanka. ...

Identity Culture and Politics: An Afro Asian Dialogue

By Imtiaz Ahmed and Ousmane Kane Dhaka
A biannual publication. It aims at dissemination of knowledge and exchange of ideas and projections amongst African and Asian scholars and activists. ...